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squid at the Marquis of Wellington Leicester

Captain Calamari

Calamari: Does everyone have dishes that they just can’t resist when they see them on a menu? Mind is definitely calamari, or more properly squid of any description, but especially...

flat white

Esquires Coffee at The Wullcomb

The new Esquires Coffee at The Wullcomb has launched and it is beautiful. Set over two floors, it is finished to the same high standard as the New Walk Place...

4 month sleep

Storytime: 4 month old sleep

Everyone wants to know when will their 4 month old sleep. As with all things baby, the answer is maybe now, maybe soon, maybe not for a long time yet....

Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre litter pick on canoes

Keeping Leicester beautiful!

Yesterday morning I was complaining that everyone seemed to be on their holidays and I was a bit jealous. Well, it turned out that my plan for the afternoon wasn’t...

Sticky korean beef bao at the Tree Leicester

Take A Bao

LEICESTER BAO: We’re all able to get out a bit more now. Unless you’re shielding. And not in groups of more than 6. Of course not in your own garden....

The Extreme Housewife mummy blogger

The Green Place, Sileby

As we continue to slowly creep through the Leicester lockdown, we are now in line with the rest of the country in regards to many of the businesses that can...